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Giro Riddance
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Price $119.95 at Competitive Cyclist
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Pros Solid materials, durable and proven Vibram soleSuper comfortable, good pedal grip, solid durabilitySuper grippy soles, sturdy construction, quick dryingGood grip, quality construction, low priceGood pedal grip in dry conditions, ankle padding, water resistance
Cons Less grip, expensiveLess grip than Five Ten's solesExpensive, hotter than other shoesLess grip than others, less breathabilityNot as attractive as other shoes, poor pedal grip when wet
Bottom Line A moderate performance all mountain shoe with a sticky dot sole that grips the pedal pins solidlyAn all mountain shoe for almost every riderA beefy yet lightweight shoe for the toughest ridingAn all mountain shoe on par with Five Ten’s top modelsA light downhill and enduro flat shoe that climbs well
Rating Categories Giro Riddance Shimano GR7 Shimano GR9 Ride Concepts Livewire Shimano AM7
Grip (30%)
7
8
8
9
8
Comfort And Arch Support (25%)
6
9
9
8
8
Rigidity And Power Transfer (20%)
7
8
7
6
8
Breathability (10%)
4
7
6
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5
Durability (10%)
6
9
9
8
8
Weight (5%)
4
5
7
6
5
Specs Giro Riddance Shimano GR7 Shimano GR9 Ride Concepts... Shimano AM7
Rubber Type Vibram MegaGrip ISR Michelin Michelin Kinetics DST6.0 High Grip Vibram
Rubber Pattern Full Dot Full Tread Full Tread Full Dot Full Dot
Weight in Oz 16 14 13 13.75 14
Narrow or Wide Fit? Narrow Narrow Narrow Wide Narrow
Upper Materials Microfiber Perforated synthetic with mesh Synthetic Leather with mesh Synthetic/mesh Synthetic Leather
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